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post #31 of 33
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took the dive earlier today. went with the original build with better/more ram and a couple minor extras...CAN'T WAITTTTTTTTTTTT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Intel Core i5-4690K Devil's Canyon ASRock Z97 Extreme4 GeForce GTX 980 Ti Hybrid HyperX FURY 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM D... 
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a bunch Windows 10 home - 64bit AOC G2460PG Samsung 226BW 
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Hard DriveOSMonitorMonitor
a bunch Windows 10 home - 64bit AOC G2460PG Samsung 226BW 
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post #32 of 33
My advice is to get 16GB ram, 8GB is too little these days. A lot of modern AAA titles use hefty amounts of system ram.

edit: ah you did. Good good.
 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 4.0Ghz Asus Rampage V Extreme [Bios:3101] 2x EVGA GeForce Titan X SC Editions in SLI 32GB (4×8) Corsair Dominator Platinums (3000Mhz) 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 Nvme 2x 256GB Vertex 4 SSD (RAID-0) 2x 2TB Seagate Barracuda [Storage] Pioneer BDR-207DBK Blu-ray Writer 
CoolingOSMonitorPower
Corsair H105 (Push/Pull) Windows 10 Pro x64 2x 27" Asus PG278Q ROG Swift 144hz  Corsair AX1500i Digital ATX 80 Plus Titanium 
CaseAudio
Lian Li PC-O8WX ATX Cube Case Logitech Z906 5.1 Surround 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-3930K (C2) @ (4.6Ghz) Asus Rampage IV Extreme X79 (Bios 3204) 3x EVGA GTX780Ti's SC Editions 32GB (4x8GB) G-Skill TridentX 2400Mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
2x 256GB OCZ Vertex 4's (RAID-0) 2x 2TB Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 64MB Cache Pioneer BDR-207DBK Blu-ray Writer Corsair H105 (Push/Pull) 
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Win7 Pro 64Bit & Win10 Pro 64Bit Asus ROG Swift (2560x1440 @144hz) Corsair AX1200 + Corsair RED sleeved cables Coolermaster Cosmos II Ultra 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 4.0Ghz Asus Rampage V Extreme [Bios:3101] 2x EVGA GeForce Titan X SC Editions in SLI 32GB (4×8) Corsair Dominator Platinums (3000Mhz) 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 950 Pro 512GB M.2 Nvme 2x 256GB Vertex 4 SSD (RAID-0) 2x 2TB Seagate Barracuda [Storage] Pioneer BDR-207DBK Blu-ray Writer 
CoolingOSMonitorPower
Corsair H105 (Push/Pull) Windows 10 Pro x64 2x 27" Asus PG278Q ROG Swift 144hz  Corsair AX1500i Digital ATX 80 Plus Titanium 
CaseAudio
Lian Li PC-O8WX ATX Cube Case Logitech Z906 5.1 Surround 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-3930K (C2) @ (4.6Ghz) Asus Rampage IV Extreme X79 (Bios 3204) 3x EVGA GTX780Ti's SC Editions 32GB (4x8GB) G-Skill TridentX 2400Mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
2x 256GB OCZ Vertex 4's (RAID-0) 2x 2TB Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 64MB Cache Pioneer BDR-207DBK Blu-ray Writer Corsair H105 (Push/Pull) 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Win7 Pro 64Bit & Win10 Pro 64Bit Asus ROG Swift (2560x1440 @144hz) Corsair AX1200 + Corsair RED sleeved cables Coolermaster Cosmos II Ultra 
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post #33 of 33
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Here's what I ended up with

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: Intel Core i5-4690K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($259.86 @ OutletPC)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($26.98 @ OutletPC)
Motherboard: ASRock Z97 EXTREME4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($92.98 @ Newegg)
Memory: Mushkin Stealth 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($77.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Sandisk SSD PLUS 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($74.99 @ Amazon)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB HYBRID Video Card ($719.99 @ Amazon)
Case: Fractal Design Define R4 w/Window (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case ($84.99 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: EVGA 750W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($90.99 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($17.89 @ OutletPC)
Case Fan: Cougar Dual-X 73.2 CFM 140mm Fan ($16.74 @ Amazon)
Case Fan: Cougar Dual-X 73.2 CFM 140mm Fan ($16.74 @ Amazon)
Case Fan: Cougar Dual-X 73.2 CFM 140mm Fan ($16.74 @ Amazon)
Monitor: AOC G2460PG 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($357.58 @ Newegg)
Total: $1854.46
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-10-17 09:16 EDT-0400
My System
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-4690K Devil's Canyon ASRock Z97 Extreme4 GeForce GTX 980 Ti Hybrid HyperX FURY 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM D... 
Hard DriveOSMonitorMonitor
a bunch Windows 10 home - 64bit AOC G2460PG Samsung 226BW 
MonitorKeyboardPowerMouse
Vizio E480i-B2 BLOODY B840 EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G2 Logitech G600 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-4690K Devil's Canyon ASRock Z97 Extreme4 GeForce GTX 980 Ti Hybrid HyperX FURY 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM D... 
Hard DriveOSMonitorMonitor
a bunch Windows 10 home - 64bit AOC G2460PG Samsung 226BW 
MonitorKeyboardPowerMouse
Vizio E480i-B2 BLOODY B840 EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G2 Logitech G600 
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